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Sunday, January 3, 2021

South Africa vs Sri Lanka 2nd Test 2021 Highlights

Cricket Highlights - South Africa vs Sri Lanka 2nd Test 2021


Watch the highlights of South Africa vs Sri Lanka 2nd Test 2021 - Sri Lanka tour of South Africa 2-match Test series of the 2nd Test match played between Sri Lanka and South Africa at The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg in 03rd January to 05th January 2021.

South Africa vs Sri Lanka 2nd Test 2021 Highlights
Dean Elgar raised fifty during a substantial stand with Rassie van der Dussen © AFP via Getty Images

Anrich Nortje's career-best six-for restricted Sri Lanka collapse for 157 before Dean Elgar's 92* and Rassie van der Dussen's 40* set the strong position for South Africa in the day 1 of the second Test match.

Vishwa Fernando claims maiden five-for restricted South Africa to 302 before Dimuth Karunaratne's 91* helped to Sri Lanka taken 5-runs lead at stumps in the day 2 of the second Test match.

Anrich Nortje, Dean Elgar and Lungi Ngidi stars as South Africa cruise ten-wicket victory over Sri Lanka, despite a battling hundred from captain Dimuth Karunaratne and clinch the two-match series 2-0 whitewash in the second Test match.

* The fourth Innings ten-wicket win is South Africa's ninth and South Africa's joint biggest victory by terms of wickets remaining in the fourth Innings against Sri Lanka in Test matches and It is the sixth such defeat for Sri Lanka in Tests.

* This is the 15th time South Africa have whitewashed their oppositions in a bilateral two-match series in Test matches and their third against Sri Lanka in Tests.

* This is the tenth time Sri Lanka have suffered a clean sweep in a bilateral two-match series in Test matches.

* Sri Lanka's 2nd innings they lost their last six wickets for just 35-runs - which was their fifth worst five-wicket collapse against South Africa in Test matches. They went from 176 for 4 to 211 for all out.

* Dean Elgar became the tenth South African batsman to score 4000 runs in Test matches.

* Anrich Nortje's 6 for 56 was his second five-wicket haul or more wickets for South Africa in Test matches and the fifth best bowling figures by an South African bowler against Sri Lanka in Tests.

Sri Lanka 1st Innings scored 157 for all-out in 40.3 overs with top scorer by Kusal Perera 60, PWH de Silva 29, Dushmantha Chameera 22 and Lahiru Thirimanne 17.

1st Innings South Africa best bowler by Anrich Nortje claimed a career-best 6-wicket haul for 56-runs in 14.3-overs including a maiden, Wiaan Mulder picked up 3-wickets 25-runs in 7-overs included three maidens and Lutho Sipamla took one-wicket.

South Africa 1st Innings scored 302 for all-out in 75.4 overs with top scorer by Dean Elgar 127 off 163-balls - which was his 13th Test hundred and his third century against Sri Lanka in Tests, Rassie van der Dussen 67 and Temba Bavuma 19.

Sri Lanka best bowler by Vishwa Fernando claimed a career-best 5-wicket haul for 101-runs in 23.4-overs, Dasun Shanaka takes 2-wickets, Debutant Asitha Fernando - who took 2-wickets on his debut Test match and Dushmantha Chameera took one-wicket.

Sri Lanka 2nd Innings scored 211 for all-out in 56.5 overs at with top scorer by Dimuth Karunaratne 103 off 128-balls - which was his 10th Test hundred and his second century against South Africa in Tests - including 19-fours, Niroshan Dickwella 36, Lahiru Thirimanne 31 and PWH de Silva 16.

2nd Innings South Africa best bowler by Lungi Ngidi claimed a 4-wickets for 44-runs in 15-overs including five maidens, Lutho Sipamla picked up 3-wickets, Anrich Nortje took 2-wickets and one for Wiaan Mulder.

South Africa chased 67-0 in 13.2 overs with top scorer by Aiden Markram 36 not out and Dean Elgar 31 not out.

Dean Elgar named Player of the match for his brilliant batting performance to scored a 127-runs knocked off facing 163-balls including 22-fours in the first innings and unbeaten 31-runs in the second innings off 27-balls included 5-fours.

Dean Elgar earned player of the series for contributing 253-runs including one-century & a fifty with average of 126.50 in the two-match Test series.

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